Northern Ireland - Domiciliary Care
Service User Care Planning Policy and Procedure
New policy containing information regarding safety, end of life care and partnership participation. Reference to GDPR and Data Protection Act 2018 included.
Monitoring of Business Performance Policy and Procedure
New policy. Monitoring of business performance is a regulatory requirement and vital to allow both the manager and the provider to have insight into the functioning of the service. This policy details the framework for monitoring and provides guidance on completion of the associated templates that are in the forms section of the policy.
Termination of Service User’s Service Contract Policy and Procedure
New policy. Includes a strong emphasis on consent, dignity and respect, evaluation and data protection. Inclusion of wide range of resource and related legislation.
Diabetes Policy and Procedure
New policy to effectively support Service Users with diabetes to maintain good health and be as independent as possible with managing their own long-term condition.
Volunteers Policy and Procedure
A new policy to provide guidance and a point of reference for the recruitment, selection, management, support and training of all volunteers.
Medication Errors and Near Misses Policy and Procedure
This policy reflects the specific issues experienced in Northern Ireland with regard to medication errors, includes supporting forms to increase effectiveness of auditing.
Blood Spillage Policy and Procedure
A new policy which reflects legislation and best industry practice and includes the need for training. The policy describes the appropriate action required in a domiciliary care setting where blood spillage kits are unlikely to be used.
Service User Guide
New policy. The Service User Guide reflects Data Protection, Accessible Information and complaints. Information on withdrawal of services to bring Service User Guide in line with policy.